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The N&O reported that one of Sen. Phil Berger’s five goals for the new Republican Senate is:
“Write a state budget with no tax increases and with the intent of letting temporary sales tax and income tax surcharges expire on schedule” (italics added).
Saying that’s your “intent” is a lot different from promising you’ll do it. Is this a shift in position?


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2 comments on “A Whiff of a Waffle?

  1. Anon says:

    “hope” is also a lot different than promising you will do something. Most people like to “cash in their hopes”

  2. dap916 says:

    The democrats “intended” to keep the republicans from winning the legislature this election year…Um…

    That was a pipe dream…but Berger’s goals aren’t.

    Next issue.

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